Anita Johnson

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Letters: No Rich School Left Behind

by Anita Johnson 11-05-2014

I loved the way Bob Smietana’s “Agents of Grit and Grace” dovetailed with Danny Duncan Collum’s “A Teachable Moment” (September-October 2014). In reading Smietana’s story about the teachers in the Memphis Teacher Residency who are working so hard to serve the children of Memphis, I was concerned that MTR leaders seemed to accept test scores as a measure of school quality.